The Renegade Rip

Bakersfield College’s Renegade softball and baseball teams give comments on media day

Bakersfield College’s Renegade softball and baseball teams give comments on media day

January 24, 2019

BC Renegades spring sports are expected to reach high goals this season. Bakersfield College Renegades Softball head coach Casey Goodman said her team...

Chasing dreams: Playing pro

Hilario Ismael Gomez, Reporter

January 24, 2019

As unrealistic as it may seem, it’s every young athlete’s dream to go pro and play in front of millions of fans with bright lights and the roar of the crowd driving them relentlessly. Any athlete would pounce at the chance to make millions playing any sport and a highly regarded draft pick with the future face of a franchise. Imagine being a bonafide star from the first...

BHS continues tradition of wrestling excellence

Franco Castelo, Reporter

November 25, 2018

BHS has always done well and achieve recognition in Wrestling. BHS has won many state championships and has qualified in division one and state finals for half a century. BHS is one of the only schools in the country that is known for its success in the wrestling community. Andy Varner, BHS wrestling coach, loves his passion and career as a coach.  Varner said he loves the experience and the humil...

Men’s basketball against El Camino

Malachi Parker, Reporter

November 19, 2018

The men’s basketball team took the road on Nov. 7 for their season opener against El Camino Community College and came up short losing 70-79. The Renegades had a strong first half, battling back from a 15-point deficit early and forcing the El Camino into 14 turnovers. The Renegades went into the half up by six led by Anieus Medrano who had 11 at the break. The second...

College of the Canyons game ends in tie

Saad Kazi, Reporter

November 19, 2018

Bakersfield College’s womens soccer team played the ball aggressively on both ends but came away with a 0-0 tie against College of the Canyons at home on Nov. 6. The Renegades came close to the net twice within the last seven minutes of the first half when Yesenia Sorto and Hailee Sliter shot just inches left of the goal. Goalkeepers from both teams controlled their territory when BC and Canyon...

Stone Cold wrestling

Taylor Jensen, Reporter

October 31, 2018

WrestleMania was first broadcasted on March 31, 1985, at Madison Square Garden in New York City in front of a crowd of more than 19,000 people.  Since then, millions of people from around the world have attended WrestleMania, which has been referred to like WWE’s Super Bowl.  One that has stood through the test of time is the Submission Match between Steve Austin ...

Men’s soccer ends in 0-0 tie

Franco Castelo, Reporter

October 29, 2018

The Renegade men’s Soccer team played against Citrus College on Friday, October 19 and came away with a tie of 0-0.  Throughout the entire game, both teams played defensively moving the ball on both sides of the field.  However, the first half was more of quick plays and playing defensively rather than the second half which was more on the aggressive side for bot...

Men’s soccer bests Glendale College during home game

Saad Kazi, Reporter

October 29, 2018

Freshman defender Edgar Gonzalez found the net twice in Bakersfield College’s men’s soccer home match against Glendale College on Oct. 16, helping his team clinch a 4-0 win. The shutout comes after the Renegades scored a combined total of only three goals in their three previous road games, all of which ended in ties. Freshman forward Jorge Pimentel started the mome...

Op-Ed: Watch the upcoming NBA season

Malachi Parker, Reporter

October 26, 2018

Ladies and gentlemen, the NBA season is upon us once again. With an active offseason, many teams improved while some teams stayed stagnant. Many elite players found a new home through trades and free agency this summer. LeBron James is now a Los Angeles Laker with a young set of teammates to hopefully help him reach his ninth straight NBA Finals. Reigning champion Golde...

BC women’s soccer team continue to build their strong winning streak

Franco Castelo, Reporter

October 15, 2018

Bakersfield College women’s soccer team faced  Victor Valley College at Memorial Stadium and left with another victory with the score of 4-0. With only seven seconds on the clock, Rhyan Acosta sent the ball from midfield and scores. Acosta displayed consistent and great passes and callouts to her teammates during the entire first half of the game. At minute 21,  Jackie Z...

Volleyball extends winning streak

Cameron Johnson, Reporter

October 15, 2018

The Renegade Women’s Volleyball team continued their season of dominance with another convincing win against West LA College on Oct. 10. The match was won 3 games to none with each win coming by 12 points or more.  Lanie Camarillo lead the team with 11 kills overall, and Penelope Zepeda was close behind with 10. Freshman libero Jessica Merante showed off her defensive skills with 13 digs. Zep...

Oct. 5 Volleyball game leads to victory

Malachi Parker, Reporter

October 15, 2018

The Lady Renegades played host in a top ten matchup with El Camino on Oct. 5 and came out victorious with a clean sweep with set scores of 25-23,25-22, and 25-21. The Lady Renegades came into this game with a 13-1 record and were riding a seven-game win streak.  El Camino came into the game ranked third in the state and a 10-1 record. Each set was hard fought with s...

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